BIDMC physicians recognized in Boston Magazine's 2017 'Top Doctors' issue

Chloe Meck 617-667-7367,

DECEMBER 01, 2017

BOSTON - Boston Magazine has named 177 physicians and surgeons from 42 medical specialties affiliated with Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center (BIDMC) to its annual ‘Top Doctors’ guide. Drawing from a Castle Connolly Medical Ltd. physician database, the list consists of Boston-area physicians and is available on Boston Magazine's website.

This year’s edition recognizes Dan Barouch, MD, PhD, Director of the Center for Virology and Vaccine Research, for his groundbreaking HIV research with a special “Big Breakthrough” feature story.

The following BIDMC faculty members are included on the magazine’s list: 

Daniel Steinberg (Allergy & Immunology) 
Frank Twarog (Allergy & Immunology) 
Elad Anter (Cardiac Electrophysiology) 
Alfred E. Buxton (Cardiac Electrophysiology) 
Panagiotis Papageorgiou (Cardiac Electrophysiology)
Peter Zimetbaum (Cardiac Electrophysiology) 
Frederick C. Basilico (Cardiovascular Disease) 
Jon Cronin (Cardiovascular Disease) 
Donald Cutlip (Cardiovascular Disease) 
Joseph P. Kannam (Cardiovascular Disease) 
Marshall Katz (Cardiovascular Disease) 
Warren Manning (Cardiovascular Disease) 
Samuel Shubrooks (Cardiovascular Disease) 
Gerard A. Sweeney (Cardiovascular Disease) 
Thomas Cataldo (Colon & Rectal Surgery) 
Vitaliy Poylin (Colon & Rectal Surgery) 
Michael Bigby (Dermatology) 
Alexandra B. Kimball (Dermatology) 
Suzanne Olbricht (Dermatology)
Alan S. Rockoff (Dermatology)
Jonathan B. Kruskal (Diagnostic Radiology) 
Harold E. Longmaid (Diagnostic Radiology)
Elizabeth Bashoff (Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism)
Osama Hamdy (Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism) 
James Hennessey (Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism) 
Anthony Hollenberg (Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism) 
Harold Rosen (Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism)
Shanti Serdy (Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism)
Florence M. Brown (Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism)
Robert A. Gabbay (Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism) 
Harry Anastopoulos (Gastroenterology) 
Adam Cheifetz (Gastroenterology) 
Steven Cohen (Gastroenterology) 
Michael P. Curry (Gastroenterology) 
Steven Freedman (Gastroenterology)
Gail Kaufman (Gastroenterology)
Ciaran Kelly (Gastroenterology) 
James Kemp (Gastroenterology) 
John T. Lamont (Gastroenterology)
Daniel Mishkin (Gastroenterology)
Douglas Pleskow (Gastroenterology) 
Sunil Sheth (Gastroenterology) 
Lewis Arnold Lipsitz (Geriatric Medicine)
Medha Munshi (Geriatric Medicine)
Suzanne Salamon (Geriatric Medicine)
Christopher Awtrey (Gynecologic Oncology) 
Tamara Rozental (Hand Surgery) 
Arnold Savenor (Hand Surgery) 
David Avigan (Hematology)
Reed Drews (Hematology)
Jorge Barinaga (Infectious Disease) 
George Eliopoulos (Infectious Disease)
Howard Libman (Infectious Disease)
Jonathan Blumberg (Internal Medicine) 
Jordan Busch (Internal Medicine) 
Nancy Corliss (Internal Medicine) 
Joycelyn Datu (Internal Medicine)
Annie Fang (Internal Medicine)
Steven Flier (Internal Medicine) 
Rebecca Hill (Internal Medicine) 
Johanna Klein (Internal Medicine) 
Jennifer E. Potter (Internal Medicine) 
Gerald W. Smetana (Internal Medicine) 
Steven Van Dam (Internal Medicine) 
Duane S. Pinto (Interventional Cardiology) 
Jeffrey J. Popma (Interventional Cardiology) 
Roger J. Laham (Interventional Cardiology) 
Benjamin Hamar (Maternal & Fetal Medicine) 
Barbara O'Brien (Maternal & Fetal Medicine) 
Diana Rodriguez (Maternal & Fetal Medicine) 
Blair Wylie (Maternal & Fetal Medicine) 
Glenn J. Bubley (Medical Oncology)
Stacey Gore (Medical Oncology) 
Manuel Hidalgo (Medical Oncology)
David McDermott (Medical Oncology) 
Lowell E. Schnipper (Medical Oncology) 
Nadine Tung (Medical Oncology) 
Steven E. Come (Medical Oncology) 
Dara D. Brodsky (Neonatal-Perinatal Medicine)
Munish Gupta (Neonatal-Perinatal Medicine) 
Camilia Martin (Neonatal-Perinatal Medicine)
Vincent Smith (Neonatal-Perinatal Medicine)
Jane Stewart (Neonatal-Perinatal Medicine)
DeWayne M. Pursley (Neonatal-Perinatal Medicine) 
John A. Zupancic (Neonatal-Perinatal Medicine) 
Robert Cohen (Nephrology) 
John Danziger (Nephrology)
Melanie Hoenig (Nephrology) 
Martha Pavlakis (Nephrology)
Martin R. Pollak (Nephrology)
Adam Segal (Nephrology) 
Robert Stanton (Nephrology) 
Theodore Steinman (Nephrology) 
Mark Williams (Nephrology)
Christopher Ogilvy (Neurological Surgery)
Ajith Thomas (Neurological Surgery) 
Bernard Chang (Neurology) 
Francis Drislane (Neurology) 
Samuel Frank (Neurology)
Albert Galaburda (Neurology) 
John Pettinato (Neurology) 
Elizabeth Raynor (Neurology) 
Seward Rutkove (Neurology) 
Clifford Saper (Neurology) 
Magdy Selim (Neurology) 
David Simon (Neurology) 
Daniel Tarsy (Neurology)
Michael P. Alexander (Neurology)
David Hackney (Neuroradiology)
Beth Goldbaum (Obstetrics & Gynecology) 
Sandra Mason (Obstetrics & Gynecology) 
Cynthia Rasmussen (Obstetrics & Gynecology) 
Hope Ricciotti (Obstetrics & Gynecology) 
Alice Shin (Obstetrics & Gynecology) 
Paul Winig (Obstetrics & Gynecology)
Mimi Yum (Obstetrics & Gynecology)
Ernest W. Kornmehl (Ophthalmology)
Mark Kuperwaser (Ophthalmology) 
Megan Anderson (Orthopaedic Surgery) 
Paul Appleton (Orthopaedic Surgery) 
Douglas Ayres (Orthopaedic Surgery)
Michael Berry (Orthopaedic Surgery)
Mark Haffenreffer (Orthopaedic Surgery)
Arun Ramappa (Orthopaedic Surgery)
Andrew White (Orthopaedic Surgery) 
David Caradonna (Otolaryngology)
Scharukh M. Jalisi (Otolaryngology)
Christine Peeters-Asdourian (Pain Medicine)
Thomas Simopoulos (Pain Medicine)
James L. Connolly (Pathology)
Lori Laffel (Pediatric Endocrinology) 
Karen E. Klein (Pediatrics)
Terri Halperin (Plastic Surgery)
Bernard Lee (Plastic Surgery) 
Samuel Lin (Plastic Surgery) 
Donald Morris (Plastic Surgery)
Sumner A. Slavin (Plastic Surgery)
Jonathan Florman (Psychiatry)
William E. Greenberg (Psychiatry)
Heidi O'Connor (Pulmonary Disease)
Ronald Silvestri (Pulmonary Disease)
Joseph Zibrak (Pulmonary Disease)
Stuart Berman (Radiation Oncology)
Irving Kaplan (Radiation Oncology)
Abram Recht (Radiation Oncology) 
Mary Ann Stevenson (Radiation Oncology) 
Brian Berger (Reproductive Endocrinology)
Alan Penzias (Reproductive Endocrinology)
David Ryley (Reproductive Endocrinology) 
Alison Zimon (Reproductive Endocrinology)
Lisa Fitzgerald (Rheumatology)
Robert Shmerling (Rheumatology)
Suzanne Bertisch (Sleep Medicine)
Thomas Scammell (Sleep Medicine) 
Michael Cahalane (Surgery) 
Mark P. Callery (Surgery) 
Daniel Jones (Surgery) 
Khalid Khwaja (Surgery)
Arthur Moser (Surgery) 
Benjamin E. Schneider (Surgery)
Sidharta Gangadharan (Thoracic & Cardiac Surgery) 
Kamal Khabbaz (Thoracic & Cardiac Surgery) 
Richard I. Whyte (Thoracic & Cardiac Surgery) 
Roger Lefevre (Urogynecology/Female Pelvic Medicine & Reconstruct Surgery) 
Janet Li (Urogynecology/Female Pelvic Medicine & Reconstruct Surgery) 
Joseph M. Ciccone (Urology) 
Anurag K. Das (Urology) 
Michael C. Kearney (Urology) 
Abraham Morgentaler (Urology) 
Andrew Wagner (Urology) 
Muneeb Ahmed (Vascular & Interventional Radiology) 
Barry A. Sacks (Vascular & Interventional Radiology)
Elliot Chaikof (Vascular Surgery)
Raul Guzman (Vascular Surgery) 
Allen Hamdan (Vascular Surgery) 
Marc Schermerhorn (Vascular Surgery) 
Mark Wyers (Vascular Surgery)
Gregory Kechejian (Vascular Surgery)

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Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center is a patient care, teaching and research affiliate of Harvard Medical School and consistently ranks as a national leader among independent hospitals in National Institutes of Health funding.

BIDMC is in the community with Beth Israel Deaconess Hospital-Milton, Beth Israel Deaconess Hospital-Needham, Beth Israel Deaconess Hospital-Plymouth, Anna Jaques Hospital, Cambridge Health Alliance, Lawrence General Hospital, MetroWest Medical Center, Signature Healthcare, Beth Israel Deaconess HealthCare, Community Care Alliance and Atrius Health. BIDMC is also clinically affiliated with the Joslin Diabetes Center and Hebrew Rehabilitation Center and is a research partner of Dana-Farber/Harvard Cancer Center and the Jackson Laboratory. BIDMC is the official hospital of the Boston Red Sox. For more information, visit